LinkedIn is the world’s largest professional networking site, with a rapidly growing membership base. The LinkedIn for Jobseekers training course is facilitated by our partner, ReQit; who are the official LinkedIn solutions partner in Africa.
LinkedIn provides extensive benefits for its members in various industries, with the opportunities for skills demonstration, access to recruiters and job vacancies, connections to useful contacts and knowledge building from being part of LinkedIn groups, and these all contribute in propelling individuals in their chosen professions.
The curriculum for this course has been specifically designed by a panel of experienced professionals who specialise in leveraging the benefits of LinkedIn for their everyday business and have attended specific LinkedIn training courses both at home and abroad. They understand how individuals can maximise the benefits LinkedIn offers to enjoy a fulfilling career.
The LinkedIn for Jobseekers training course will teach participants how to maximise their membership to LinkedIn while job searching to improve their skillset, become more visible to prospective employers and recruiters, and access better job opportunities.
This course discusses the following topics that benefits both active and passive jobseekers:
- Building An ‘All Star’ Profile
- Profile Optimisation
- Adding Compelling Content
- Your Personal Brand
- References and Endorsements – Dos and Don’ts
- Keeping ‘Top of mind’ – What Should I Share?
- Managing Your Contacts
- Inmail Best Practice – Templates & Mass Messaging
- Send Specific Messages
- How To Navigate Through The Search/ Taskbar
- Profile Completeness
- Additional features on your LinkedIn profile
After completing this course, participants will have a practical knowledge of LinkedIn, its usage and most importantly, its benefits with regards to job seeking both actively and passively.
The LinkedIn for Jobseekers training course is open to LinkedIn members at every level of their career, both employed or unemployed. It caters to individuals that are seeking new job opportunities actively or passively and are interested in tapping into the LinkedIn pool of professionals.